The I Ching: Or, Book of Changes
Princeton University Press, Jan 1, 1967 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 740 pages
'The I Ching, or Book of Changes' is one of the first efforts of the human mind to place itself within the universe. It has exerted a living influence in China for three thousand years, and interest in it has been spreading in the West. First set down in the dawn of history as a book of oracles, the Book of Changes deepened in meaning when ethical values were attached to the oracular pronouncements; it became a book of wisdom, eventually one of the Five Classics of Confucianism, and provided the common source for both Confucianist and Taoist philosophy.
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Review: The I Ching or Book of ChangesUser Review - Mark Cooper - Goodreads
"Clouds rise up to heaven: The image of WAITING. Thus the superior man eats and drinks, is joyous and of good cheer." The I Ching is perhaps the oldest book on moral philosophy in the world. Here one ... Read full review
Review: The I Ching or Book of ChangesUser Review - F Baker - Goodreads
A good introduction to the world of I Ching. Personally it was a fad I went through at the time and can remember very little about the book now, other than it was fairly lucid and comprehensive. Read full review